James Lawrence

Sir James Clark Lawrence

Rush ID: 2429

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1820
Died:
21 May 1897
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (building)
Election occupation:
Company director (building)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Br, Wm L, MP City of London 1865-74 & 1880-85.
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2429
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7527452
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LAWRENCE, Sir James (1820-1897)

Constituencies

  1. Lambeth

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: check const
  2. Lambeth

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1865*
    Date of election: 9 May 1865
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Relationships

  1. Brother of William Lawrence

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1860

    Alderman;Sheriff of London & Middlesex 1862-1863

  2. London County Council

    Mayor

    1868-1869

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. Devonshire Club

  3. City Liberal Club